Category Archives: Travels
Kathmandu is busy, messy, poluted, noisy, full of life.
Skiing in Jasná, Slovakia
Jasná is the largest ski area in Slovakia, with skiing on the north and south side of 2024m Mount Chopok. It is the biggest ski area in central Europe.
Founded in 1070, Marrakesh is the fourth largest city in Morocco and one of the four imperial cities of the country. It is one of the busiest cities in Africa, a major economic center and tourist destination. In the 16th Century, it was the capital of Morocco. The Medina quarter, a densely packed walled medievalContinue reading “Marrakesh”
Aït Benhaddou, it is said the Morocco’s most impressive and enchanting town, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1987. From the 11th Century and located in the foothills on the southern slopes of the High Atlas, the ksar (Castle) Aït Benhaddou is a historic fortified village along the former caravan route between theContinue reading “Aït Benhaddou”
Taghazout is a fishing village on Morocco’s Atlantic coast, north of the city of Agadir, a mecca for surfers. Cafes and surf shops line the main street. On the beach there’s a great mix of locals, camels and surfers. Every sunset people gather in the cafes and restaurants by the seaside to watch the beautifulContinue reading “Taghazout, Morocco”
The Highlands of Scotland
The Schilthorn Mountain in Switzerland (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) at 2970mt, became famous as a location for the 1969 James Bond film “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service”. The Cableway ticket is very expensive but it worth it I could say, the views from there are breathtaking.